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You are not required to fill out an application for the following freshman scholarships because all first-year students are considered. Award amounts vary each year, depending on available funds.

Freshmen
This award is available to incoming freshmen or transfer students pursuing a major within the College of Architecture and Planning. Recipients should have a grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale and a minimum SAT score of 1090 on a scale of 1600 or the equivalent on a similar exam, such as the ACT. Students are eligible for the renewable scholarship for all four years if the student continues to meet the stated criteria. Learn more.
The program supports incoming freshmen with demonstrated academic excellence. Learn more.
The scholarship is open to incoming freshmen or transfer students in the Department of Architecture, based on merit. The scholarship is renewable for three years provided the student continues to meet specified criteria.
Students entering their first year of the undergraduate architecture program are eligible for this award. Faculty nominate students.
We offer scholarships to upperclass students, defined as anyone above a freshmen status (with 30 credit hours or more). Explore the awards below, and we encourage you to review university-wide scholarships and financial aid opportunities. Campus employment is also a great way to finance your education through a meaningful, career-focused job.
The Brad Ehrlichman Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students—undergraduate or graduate—majoring in architecture and accepted to participate in the foreign study World Tour program. We give preference to students who demonstrate financial need. No application required. Faculty nominate students.
The Schmidt Associates Scholarship is awarded to juniors majoring in landscape architecture, urban planning, or architecture with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. You must demonstrate a commitment to professional growth and development through leadership and participation in student and/or professional organizations and activities, as well as provide evidence of community involvement and service. Be on the lookout for an application form sent via email in March.
The Kevin Theobald Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a student pursuing a major in architecture who has completed his or her first three years of the program. We give preference to students with financial need and those nominated by peers, based on their drive for excellence. No application required. Faculty nominate students. Download the form (PDF).
The David R. Hermansen Memorial Scholarship for Historic Preservation and Restoration is awarded to a candidate for admission to the first-year of the master’s in historic preservation program. Candidates must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.7, show academic achievement, and demonstrate a high degree of interest in the professional field. No application required. Faculty nominate students.
The LicketySplit Scholarship is awarded to a CAP student who has consistently displayed concern for fellow students and the community, a strong work ethic, and a personal philosophy of striving for excellence. We give preference to students with financial need. No application required. Faculty nominate students.
The Glen Sabados Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a CAP student who has consistently displayed concern for fellow students and the community, a strong work ethic, and a personal philosophy of striving for excellence. We give preference to students with financial need and out-of-state students (if a deciding factor is necessary). Faculty nominate students—you do not need to apply. Download the nomination form (PDF).

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